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Chetwynd, Canada. June 26th, 2011.

Truck vs sinkhole. Heavy rain has caused flooding and several sinkholes to form around the community, and the south access road is closed for repairs to the main water line for the community. Crews are still working to clear debris … Continue reading

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Beijing, China. April 26th, 2011.

Workers block off the site of a sinkhole which occured overnight on Shiliuzhuang road, in Beijing. A section of the road collapsed beneath a truck, slightly injuring the driver and a passenger, who both jumped out the vehicle before it … Continue reading

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Brockton, Massachusetts. March 8th, April.

Bob Monaghan wakened to a loud boom on Monday morning – then saw an oil truck stuck in a sinkhole on Conant Drive. The truck had been on its way to Monaghan’s raised ranch to fill the oil tank, but … Continue reading

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Rockford, Illinois. February 22nd, 2011.

ROCKFORD — Four water main breaks occurred today in Rockford, two of them on the same street, Public Works Director Tim Hanson said. The first of two sinkholes to occur on Cushman Road occurred after a water main broke and … Continue reading

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Houston, Texas. February 8th, 2011.

The sinkhole appeared on Dumfries Drive at Balmforth Lane. A 7-ton city of Houston dump truck was partially submerged in the hole. It was later pulled out. “Underneath the street, there’s a water line that may have broken and caused … Continue reading

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